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SC upheld EWS quota but issue isn’t over yet. Minority view gives much fodder for litigation

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Most political parties can’t afford to criticise the Supreme Court’s 3:2 verdict upholding EWS quota. Therein lies the problem with this hot-button issue. The minority view by two judges, including the outgoing CJI UU Lalit, gives much fodder and can become the subject of another round of litigation in review.

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